African Plant Database


Avicennia marina (Forssk.) Vierh.
Family : Avicenniaceae
Family (APGIII) : ACANTHACEAE
Protologue : Denkschr. Kaiserl. Akad. Wiss., Wien. Math.-Naturwiss. Kl. 71: 435 (1907)
Information on the genus : Avicennia
Basionym : Sceura marina Forssk.
 
 
Status
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Sceura marina Forssk.
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Avicennia officinalis auct. sensu Baker, non L.Afr., non L.
=Avicennia officinalis f. flaviflora Kuntze p.p.
=Avicennia officinalis f. tomentosa Kuntze p.p.
=Avicennia tomentosa var. arabica Walp.
=Avicennia officinalis Schau.
=*Avicennia tomentosa Sieber (1844) non Jaqc.
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Tree- Ht 2 - 15 m. Alt: 0 - 50 m. Distribution: EC, KN
Mada.
Biol./Eco : Shrub, Tree; Humid, Subhumid, Dry, Subarid; Mangrove; 0-499 m; distribution: Comoros, Mascarenes, Africa, Asia, New World,

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Fl. Egypt (Boulos) 3: 5 (2002).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under chg
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
carte afrique num 48253
 
Record n°48253
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